ankle

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  • Info The ankle, or the talocrural region, is the region where the foot and the leg meet. more...
  • He also missed his last seven high school games with a broken ankle.
  • However he was unable to reach his previous form and his ankle injury problems continued.
  • We had got some distance when the pain in my ankles again came on. Cited from Snow Shoes and Canoes, by William H. G. Kingston
  • Due to an ankle injury, she did not play in the first game.
  • The hands usually become involved when the symptoms reach above the ankle level.
  • She once accused him of holding her outside a hotel window by her ankles.
  • Later in the season he suffered an ankle injury which caused him to miss fifteen games.
  • Two years later, his playing career was cut short by ankle injuries.
  • Then he started as if he had received a blow, and immediately reached down and felt his ankles. Cited from The Ape, the Idiot & Other People, by W. C. Morrow
  • At the same time I stepped up to the ankles in hot water! Cited from Personal Reminiscences in Book Making, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The aircraft caught fire and was destroyed but the only injury to the crew was one broken ankle.
  • "Need you always walk as if you were thinking of the shape of your ankles?" Cited from The Princess of the School, by Angela Brazil
  • His season was cut short by an ankle injury sustained off-field.
  • Without treatment, people with club feet often appear to walk on their ankles or on the sides of their feet.
  • For a short time longer they continued growing; when they had stopped the city houses stood hardly above their ankles. Cited from The Girl in the Golden Atom, by Raymond King Cummings
  • An ankle injury affected his overall performance, and he was much less dominant than four years earlier.
  • He broke his left ankle and split his kneecap playing football as a youth.
  • I looked at my ankles and shoulders and discovered I had little wings. Cited from Memories of Childhood's Slavery Days, by Annie L. Burton
  • A person affected by this disease usually cannot touch both knees and ankles together.
  • They had made, however, little progress when their feet began to sink up to the ankles. Cited from At the Point of the Bayonet, by G. A. Henty
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Synonyms of ankle

Meaning of ankle

  • noun A gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus